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Native culture topic of last lecture in SHI lecture series

...of Sealaska Heritage Institute Rosita Worl - the final speaker in the Native...overturn that provision.Dr. Rosita Worl is the president of the Sealaska...committee chair. To learn more about Rosita Worl visit http://www.sealaska...
SHI gathers art for next year's Tinaa auction

...biggest names in Northwest Coast art, said SHI President Rosita Worl, who hopes the event will educate people about fine...appreciation of Southwest Indian art, said SHI President Rosita Worl, noting the same can be done for Northwest Coast art...
Other Native groups join FedEx boycott Native Americans, other organizations in Southeast Alaska are piling on. Sealaska Heritage Institute President Rosita Worl said last week the nonprofit cultural organization will discontinue use of FedEx for shipping. "We'll follow suit...
Feds back Native group in artifacts probe

...against Andover Newton Theological School filed in June by the Sealaska Heritage Institute. The institute's president, Rosita Worl, said the school possesses at least two Southeast Alaska artifacts, including a Tlingit halibut hook that is considered...
Formline design classes at prison continue through Thursday classes to connect inmates to their culture and to help them earn a living upon release, said SHI President Rosita Worl in a release."We want our people to have an outlet that connects them to their culture and that could supplement...
Hoonah student chosen for Judson Brown Scholarship

...000 scholarship goes to students who have demonstrated academic achievement and leadership skills, said SHI President Rosita Worl, adding only one person wins the annual award."Amelia has shown remarkable leadership skills through multiple programs...
Mass. college cancels sale of Native objects

...the 1940s and alerted hundreds of tribal leaders to Andover Newton's plans.Sealaska Heritage Institute president Rosita Worl was among those leaders. The school intended to auction off a Tlingit halibut hook that Worl said is sacred."The...
SHI to sponsor workshop on art and math

...a math and culture program in recent years to teach math concepts through Native art practices, said SHI President Rosita Worl in a release."We have found that when students learn math through a culturally relevant activity, they get it...
Dr. Walter Soboleff Day to be observed Nov. 14

...state. He was a prominent spiritual force for our people at a time when we needed it the most," said SHI President Rosita Worl in a release.Albert Kookesh, who was Soboleff's nephew and close friend, will lead the discussion, and he and...
New traveling exhibition on Native concepts of health and illness opens

...Monday-Friday through Sept. 7. Sealaska Heritage Institute helped coordinate the event, said SHI President Rosita Worl."The exhibition carries an important message that dovetails with our core cultural values exhibit currently in the...


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